Why No Instruments? Answering Common Objections
Introduction: In the morning lessons we gave the reasons why we worship with a cappella singing. Yet, let's consider, this evening , answering the objections of those who do not agree with this position.
Objection #1: "Thants Just Your Tradition"
Objection #2: It's in the Old Testament"
Objection #3: "If It's in Heaven , Why Not the Church?"
Objection #4: "Jesus Never Prohibited Worship With Instruments!"
Objection #5: "If It is Okay At Home, Why Not In Worship?"
Objection #6: "We are Using the Instruments as an Aid, Not Addition"
Objection #7: "We Ought To Use Our Talents"
Objection #8: "Instruments Were in The Synagogue During the Time of Christ"
Objection #9: "The Word "Sing" Could Also Be Translated "Play"
Objection #10: "If It Feels Good and Uplifting It Must Be Right"